Ben Heeney, left, and KU men’s basketball strength coach Andrea Hudy load the bar for a weight-lifting drill during a recent training session at KU. Heeney, a likely mid-round pick in the upcoming NFL Draft, spent the past few months working out under Hudy’s watch.
Kansas University's Connor McKay towels off after his postgame treat of shaving cream and Gatorade. McKay hit a walk-off home run that sent KU to a 5-4 victory over Texas on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at Hoglund Ballpark.
This 2012 file photo from football practice inside Anschutz Sports Pavilion shows the building on Kansas University's campus where President Barack Obama will give a speech, Thursday, Jan. 22, 2015.
Kansas University's Ben Heeney
The Kansas University football game scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday at Oklahoma has been pushed back to at least 12:30 p.m. because of storms in the area.
Kansas University offensive coordinator and offensive-line coach John Reagan gets down to pad level with a couple of KU lineman during a spring practice in March at Memorial Stadium.
Former NBA all-star Isaiah Thomas talks with Kansas University product Andrew Wiggins before the start of the 2014 NBA Draft in Brooklyn, New York.
One-and-done Kansas University basketball player Andrew Wiggins meets with members of the media Wednesday in New York, the day before the 2014 NBA Draft.
Former Kansas University running back James Sims sprints through the finish of the pro shuttle drill in front of a couple of NFL scouts on Friday at Memorial Stadium. Thirteen other former Jayhawks joined Sims at KU’s annual Pro Day on Friday, March 14, 2014, at the KU football facilities.
Kansas University wide-receivers coach Eric Kiesau meets with the media on Thursday, March 6, 2014, before KU football’s first spring practice.
Members of the Kansas University volleyball team watch the NCAA selection show on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. The Jayhawks learned they again would host the first two rounds of the tournament.
The Kansas University football team announced its 2013 captains — from left, senior running back James Sims, junior quarterback Jake Heaps, junior linebacker Ben Heeney and junior defensive tackle Keon Stowers — on Monday.
Kansas University quarterback Jake Heaps hands an autographed football back to Cooper Reeves, 8 of Overland Park, during the meet-and-greet portion of the Jayhawks' Fan Appreciation Day on Saturday, August 17, 2013, at Memorial Stadium.
Kansas University defensive tackle Marquel Combs, left, and linebacker Marcus Jenkins-Moore, juco teammates at Pierce College, are leaning on each other in their first season at KU. The pair hope to reunite on the field next season, when Jenkins-Moore will return from a knee injury.
Kansas guard Ben McLemore talks during an interview at the NBA Draft after he was selected No. 7 by the Sacramento Kings on June 27, 2013.
Kansas guard Ben McLemore waits for the start of the NBA Draft on June 27, 2013 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y.
Ben McLemore is wearing blue and red during his pre-draft interviews Wednesday.
The Tulsa basketball program’s goals under coach Danny Manning are spelled out for all to see.
Former Kansas University great Danny Manning finds the head coach’s chair at Tulsa U. fits just fine.
Danny Manning’s former boss — Kansas coach Bill Self — is in the front row, second from left in this photo not far from the Tulsa basketball office.